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Day 6 - Chelsea Manning reacts to end of U.S. Military trans banJul 17, 2015 | 8:35Day 6 Chelsea Manning reacts to end of U.S. Military trans ban Audio
Day 6 Chelsea Manning reacts to end of U.S. Military trans ban Jul 17, 2015 | 8:35As the Pentagon announces it will begin transitioning towards accepting transgender people into the ranks of the US military, we speak with the lawyer for the forces' most controversial transgender prisoner -- Chelsea Manning.
Day 6 - Behind-the-scenes of "Tig" with comedian Tig NotaroJul 17, 2015 | 11:24Day 6 Behind-the-scenes of "Tig" with comedian Tig Notaro Audio
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Day 6 - Episode 242: Songs of El Chapo, Go Set a Watchman, the U.S. military's trans ban, comedian Tig Notaro and moreJul 17, 2015 | 54:00Day 6 Episode 242: Songs of El Chapo, Go Set a Watchman, the U.S. military's trans ban, comedian Tig Notaro and more Audio
Day 6 Episode 242: Songs of El Chapo, Go Set a Watchman, the U.S. military's trans ban, comedian Tig Notaro and more Jul 17, 2015 | 54:00On this week's show: narcocorridos about El Chapo's epic escape, Harper Lee's hyped book Go Set a Watchman, transgender people openly serving in the U.S. military, comedian Tig Notaro, and swimming up the St. Lawrence river to raise awareness about fresh
Day 6 - Episode 242: Songs of El Chapo, Go Set a Watchman, the U.S. military's trans ban, comedian Tig Notaro and moreJul 17, 2015 | 54:00Day 6 Episode 242: Songs of El Chapo, Go Set a Watchman, the U.S. military's trans ban, comedian Tig Notaro and more Audio
Day 6 Episode 242: Songs of El Chapo, Go Set a Watchman, the U.S. military's trans ban, comedian Tig Notaro and more Jul 17, 2015 | 54:00On this week's show: narcocorridos about El Chapo's epic escape, Harper Lee's hyped book Go Set a Watchman, transgender people openly serving in the U.S. military, comedian Tig Notaro, and swimming up the St. Lawrence river.
Day 6 - One lone swimmer takes on the St. Lawrence RiverJul 17, 2015 | 6:57Day 6 One lone swimmer takes on the St. Lawrence River Audio
Day 6 One lone swimmer takes on the St. Lawrence River Jul 17, 2015 | 6:57David Merpaw of Cornwall, Ontario started swimming in the St. Lawrence River this week. But it wasn't just a dip in the water. His plan is to swim the entire length of it. And, not just that, he's swimming upstream.
Day 6 - SIRI: Should I Read It? Go Set a WatchmanJul 16, 2015 | 9:23Day 6 SIRI: Should I Read It? Go Set a Watchman Audio
Day 6 SIRI: Should I Read It? Go Set a Watchman Jul 16, 2015 | 9:23Should I Read it?: Go Set a Watchman. Our books columnist Becky Toyne takes on Harper Lee's much talked about new novel.
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Day 6 Riffed From the Headlines 11/07/2015 Jul 10, 2015 | 1:10Riffed From the Headlines is our weekly news quiz where we choose three riffs linked by one story in the news. Guess the story that links the riffs and you could win a Day 6 totebag! Email us your answer at day6@cbc.ca.
Day 6 - Riffed From the Headlines 11/07/2015Jul 10, 2015 | 1:09Day 6 Riffed From the Headlines 11/07/2015 Audio
Day 6 Riffed From the Headlines 11/07/2015 Jul 10, 2015 | 1:09Riffed From the Headlines is our weekly news quiz where we choose three riffs linked by one story in the news. Guess the story that links the riffs and you could win a Day 6 totebag! Email us your answer at day6@cbc.ca.

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